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The School for Wives and The Learned Ladies, by Moliere: Two comedies in an acclaimed translation.

ISBN13: 9780156795029
ISBN: 0156795027
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $18.95
Publisher: Mariner Books
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Pages: 324
Average Goodreads rating: 3.89/5 (582 ratings)

The School for Wives concerns an insecure man who contrives to show the world how to rig an infallible alliance by marrying the perfect bride; The Learned Ladies centers on the domestic calamities wrought by a domineering woman upon her husband, children, and household. “Wilbur...makes Molière into as great an English verse playwright as he was a French one” (John Simon, New York). Introductions by Richard Wilbur.